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     573th HEROES—KIA (REMAINS RETURNED TO US)

                                                                                                                                   

                                                                                                                                         

  NAME                                     RANK         SERIAL #              POS.         DATE      

Bennett, Gilbert T.

2Lt

0-759886

B

02/13/45

Brandenburg, Verlin H.

SSgt

170793428

A/G

08/13/44

Christiansen, Erik

SSgt

39012577

E/G

12/23/44

Clapham, Lloyd M.

1Lt

0-690051

P

12/10/44

Colsch, John W.

Lt

0-445975

P

08/13/44

Craddock, Kenneth R.

SSgt

39857341

R/G

08/13/44

Dragonetti, Thomas R.

2Lt

0-746658

B/N

03/19/44

Ellerbee, Jesse M.

SSgt

34197335

F/E

12/02/44

Kelley, William J.

2Lt

0-688826

CP

08/13/44

Lemmon, Robert F.

Lt

0-666687

B

07/28/44

Miller, Henry A.

Sgt

39408235

E/G

08/13/44

Murphy, Melvin E.

SSgt

37209985

A/G

12/23/44

Raymond, Warren D.

TSgt

16146455

R/G

08/13/44

Sink, Jay M.

2Lt

0-733236

CP

09/24/44

Stiteler, Qwentin

F/O

F-122230

CP

08/13/44

Tyler, Richard H.

Cpl

33098152

E/G

08/13/44

Velthouse, John J.

SSgt

36464278

A/G

01/16/45

Vizi, Salvatore A.*

TSgt

32380447

R/G

12/23/44

Weaver, Joseph P.

SSgt

8079799

A/G

08/13/44

Winegar, Daniel P.*

2Lt

0-768360

CP

12/23/44

 

 

 

 

 

*On detached service to 1st Pathfinder Squadron

These are the heroes whose remains were returned to the US. 

I believe that Coe was killed in a Jeep accident.

The 9/24/44 date is that of the ill-fated ferry mission to France.